South Jordan, UT – Rear-End Accident Leads to Fatality of Child on Bangerter Hwy and 10400 SouthUtah Legal News
South Jordan, UT (February 10, 2019) – On Wednesday of this week, a rear-end accident occurred that led to the fatality of a 4-year-old child in South Jordan, according to police.
Police say that a Dodge Neon was traveling in the area of Bangerter Hwy and 10400 South when he ran into the back of another vehicle that had stopped in traffic around 4 p.m. This causes a chain reaction crash into the vehicle in front them.
The child, identified as a 4-year-old boy, was sitting in the front passenger seat and was not in a booster seat. He was only wearing a seatbelt when the accident occurred. The child was critically injured when the airbags deployed during the accident. He was taken to the hospital where he was tragically pronounced deceased.
All others involved in the accident only received minor injuries in the accident and were checked by medical responders at the scene. Police continue their investigation at this time.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the young boy who died in this tragic accident. Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time. We hope that they will be able to find peace and comfort as they begin to grieve this tremendous loss. Our thoughts are also with the other injured victims in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Utah
In 2012 in Utah, 243 people lost their lives in devastating accidents that took place due to the negligence of other parties. In the event that you have lost somebody close to you in one of these serious accidents, we understand that you are probably feeling extremely overwhelmed on emotional and financial levels. You should not have to stress or worry about damages after one of these accidents as you and your family recover. Our attorneys have experience in wrongful death claims and want to help in your time of need.
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